National Library of Australia

Our history, our nation, our treasures . . . and our libraries.

National Treasures from Australia’s Great Libraries opened at the National Library of Australia in Canberra on 3 December 2005.

This exhibition brings our national memory to life, drawing together for the first time over 170 priceless treasures
from the magnificent collections of Australia’s National, State and Territory libraries.

An initiative of the Council of Australian State Libraries (CASL), managed by the National Library of Australia

Tour Dates

National Treasures from Australia’s Great Libraries tours to every capital city from December 3 2005 to late 2007